Activity 1 Non Flash Version Where can I see the CensusHow do I look for a place

The Census is a brilliant document to use to find out about the history of your family or your area. You can choose a street and you can find out about the people who lived there over 100 years ago. The Census can tell us all sorts of things about the people who lived in 1891 because of the questions they had to answer. To find out this information you need to understand the entries that are made on the Census returns. These can be hard to read so here are some to practice on.

Click on this Census return to see what it can reveal...


Census return from 1891